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Heart Valve Prosthesis MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Heart Valve Prosthesis
Tree Number(s)
E07.695.310
Unique ID
D006350
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006350
Annotation
coord IM with specific valve (IM); for bioprostheses coord IM with BIOPROSTHESIS (IM) & do not specify source of biol material unless especially discussed
Scope Note
A device that substitutes for a heart valve. It may be composed of biological material (BIOPROSTHESIS) and/or synthetic material.
Entry Term(s)
Cardiac Valve Prosthesis
Prosthesis, Heart Valve
NLM Classification #
WG 26
See Also
Heart Valve Prosthesis Implantation
Public MeSH Note
65
History Note
65
Date Established
1965/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2005/07/30
Heart Valve Prosthesis Preferred
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